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The  fish and fishing.

  • Give a man a  fish and you will feed him for a day. Teach a man to  fish and you will feed him for a lifetime. - 227
  • "Everybody is a genius. But, if you judge a  fish by its ability to climb a  tree, it will spend its whole life believing that it is stupid." - Albert Einstein - 263
  Key words: Animal, Fish, Fishers, Fishes, Fishing, Food, Marine, Marine-Animal, Water  

  Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)  

Question: What is a  fish?
  Answer: A  fish is a  cold blooded animal that has fins, gills, and scales. - 77

Question: Where do  fish live?
  Answer:  Fish live in  water, in the  seas and in the  rivers. - 78

Question: Should  fish be eaten?
  Answer: You may eat  fish that has fins and scales. - 79
  Reference: Leviticus 11:9

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  Words of Wisdom  

And  God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the  fish of the  sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth.
So  God created man in his own image, in the image of  God created he him; male and female created he them.
And  God blessed them, and  God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it: and have dominion over the  fish of the  sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth.   Genesis 1:26-28 

And the fear of you and the dread of you shall be upon every beast of the earth, and upon every fowl of the air, upon all that moveth upon the earth, and upon all the fishes of the  sea; into your hand are they delivered.   Genesis 9:2 

And the  fish that is in the  river shall die, and the  river shall stink; and the Egyptians shall loathe to drink of the  water of the  river.   Exodus 7:18 

And the  fish that was in the  river died; and the  river stank, and the Egyptians could not drink of the  water of the  river; and there was  blood throughout all the land of Egypt.   Exodus 7:21 

We remember the  fish, which we did eat in Egypt freely; the cucumbers, and the melons, and the leeks, and the onions, and the garlic:
But now our soul is dried away: there is nothing at all, beside this  manna, before our eyes.   Numbers 11:5, 6 

Shall the flocks and the herds be slain for them, to suffice them? or shall all the  fish of the  sea be gathered together for them, to suffice them?
And the LORD said unto Moses, Is the LORD's hand waxed short? thou shalt see now whether my word shall come to pass unto thee or not.   Numbers 11:22, 23 

The likeness of any thing that creepeth on the ground, the likeness of any  fish that is in the  waters beneath the earth:
And lest thou lift up thine eyes unto  heaven, and when thou seest the  sun, and the  moon, and the  stars, even all the host of  heaven, shouldest be driven to worship them, and serve them, which the LORD thy  God hath divided unto all nations under the whole  heaven.   Deuteronomy 4:18, 19 

And he spake of  trees, from the cedar  tree that is in Lebanon even unto the hyssop that springeth out of the wall: he spake also of beasts, and of fowl, and of creeping things, and of fishes.   1 Kings 4:33 

Now after this he built a wall without the city of David, on the west side of Gihon, in the valley, even to the entering in at the  fish gate, and compassed about Ophel, and raised it up a very great height, and put captains of war in all the fenced cities of Judah.   2 Chronicles 33:14 

But the  fish gate did the sons of Hassenaah build, who also laid the beams thereof, and set up the doors thereof, the locks thereof, and the bars thereof.   Nehemiah 3:3 

And from above the gate of Ephraim, and above the old gate, and above the  fish gate, and the tower of Hananeel, and the tower of Meah, even unto the sheep gate: and they stood still in the  prison gate.   Nehemiah 12:39 

There dwelt men of Tyre also therein, which brought  fish, and all manner of ware, and sold on the sabbath unto the children of Judah, and in Jerusalem.   Nehemiah 13:16 

Or speak to the earth, and it shall teach thee: and the fishes of the  sea shall declare unto thee.   Job 12:8 

Canst thou fill his  skin with barbed irons? or his head with  fish spears?
Lay thine hand upon him, remember the battle, do no more.   Job 41:7, 8 

The fowl of the air, and the  fish of the  sea, and whatsoever passeth through the paths of the  seas.   Psalm 8:8 

He turned their  waters into  blood, and slew their  fish.   Psalm 105:29 

For man also knoweth not his time: as the fishes that are taken in an  evil net, and as the birds that are caught in the snare; so are the sons of men snared in an  evil time, when it falleth suddenly upon them.   Ecclesiastes 9:12 

Thy neck is as a tower of  ivory; thine eyes like the fishpools in Heshbon, by the gate of Bathrabbim: thy nose is as the tower of Lebanon which looketh toward Damascus.   Song of Solomon 7:4 

The fishers also shall mourn, and all they that cast angle into the  brooks shall lament, and they that spread nets upon the  waters shall languish.
Moreover they that work in fine flax, and they that weave networks, shall be confounded.
And they shall be broken in the purposes thereof, all that make sluices and  ponds for  fish.   Isaiah 19:8-10 

Wherefore, when I came, was there no man? when I called, was there none to answer? Is my hand shortened at all, that it cannot redeem? or have I no power to deliver? behold, at my rebuke I dry up the  sea, I make the  rivers a wilderness: their  fish stinketh, because there is no  water, and dieth for thirst.   Isaiah 50:2 

Behold, I will send for many fishers, saith the LORD, and they shall  fish them; and after will I send for many hunters, and they shall hunt them from every mountain, and from every hill, and out of the holes of the rocks.   Jeremiah 16:16 

But I will put hooks in thy jaws, and I will cause the  fish of thy  rivers to stick unto thy scales, and I will bring thee up out of the midst of thy  rivers, and all the  fish of thy  rivers shall stick unto thy scales.
And I will leave thee thrown into the wilderness, thee and all the  fish of thy  rivers: thou shalt fall upon the open  fields; thou shalt not be brought together, nor gathered: I have given thee for meat to the beasts of the  field and to the fowls of the  heaven.   Ezekiel 29:4, 5 

So that the fishes of the  sea, and the fowls of the  heaven, and the beasts of the  field, and all creeping things that creep upon the earth, and all the men that are upon the face of the earth, shall shake at my presence, and the mountains shall be thrown down, and the steep places shall fall, and every wall shall fall to the ground.   Ezekiel 38:20 

And it shall come to pass, that every thing that liveth, which moveth, whithersoever the  rivers shall come, shall live: and there shall be a very great multitude of  fish, because these  waters shall come thither: for they shall be healed; and every thing shall live whither the  river cometh.
And it shall come to pass, that the fishers shall stand upon it from Engedi even unto Eneglaim; they shall be a place to spread forth nets; their  fish shall be according to their kinds, as the  fish of the great  sea, exceeding many.   Ezekiel 47:9, 10 

Therefore shall the land mourn, and every one that dwelleth therein shall languish, with the beasts of the  field, and with the fowls of  heaven; yea, the fishes of the  sea also shall be taken away.   Hosea 4:3 

The Lord  GOD hath sworn by his holiness, that, lo, the days shall come upon you, that he will take you away with hooks, and your posterity with fishhooks.   Amos 4:2 

Now the LORD had prepared a great  fish to swallow up Jonah. And Jonah was in the belly of the  fish three days and three  nights.   Jonah 1:17 

Then Jonah prayed unto the LORD his  God out of the fish's belly,
And said, I cried by reason of mine affliction unto the LORD, and he heard me; out of the belly of  hell cried I, and thou heardest my voice.   Jonah 2:1, 2 

And the LORD spake unto the  fish, and it vomited out Jonah upon the dry land.   Jonah 2:10 

And makest men as the fishes of the  sea, as the creeping things, that have no ruler over them?
They take up all of them with the angle, they catch them in their net, and gather them in their drag: therefore they rejoice and are glad.   Habakkuk 1:14, 15 

I will consume man and beast; I will consume the fowls of the  heaven, and the fishes of the  sea, and the stumblingblocks with the wicked: and I will cut off man from off the land, saith the LORD.   Zephaniah 1:3 

And it shall come to pass in that day, saith the LORD, that there shall be the noise of a cry from the  fish gate, and an howling from the second, and a great crashing from the hills.   Zephaniah 1:10 

And Jesus, walking by the  sea of Galilee, saw two brethren, Simon called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the  sea: for they were fishers.
And he saith unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.   Matthew 4:18, 19 

Or if he ask a  fish, will he give him a serpent?
If ye then, being  evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children, how much more shall your Father which is in  heaven give good things to them that ask him?
Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets.   Matthew 7:10-12 

And they say unto him, We have here but five loaves, and two fishes.
He said, Bring them hither to me.
And he commanded the multitude to sit down on the  grass, and took the five loaves, and the two fishes, and looking up to  heaven, he blessed, and brake, and gave the loaves to his disciples, and the disciples to the multitude.   Matthew 14:17-19 

And Jesus saith unto them, How many loaves have ye? And they said, Seven, and a few little fishes.
And he commanded the multitude to sit down on the ground.
And he took the seven loaves and the fishes, and gave thanks, and brake them, and gave to his disciples, and the disciples to the multitude.   Matthew 15:34-36 

Notwithstanding, lest we should offend them, go thou to the  sea, and cast an hook, and take up the  fish that first cometh up; and when thou hast opened his mouth, thou shalt find a piece of  money: that take, and give unto them for me and thee.   Matthew 17:27 

Now as he walked by the  sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew his brother casting a net into the  sea: for they were fishers.
And Jesus said unto them, Come ye after me, and I will make you to become fishers of men.   Mark 1:16, 17 

He saith unto them, How many loaves have ye? go and see. And when they knew, they say, Five, and two fishes.   Mark 6:38 

And when he had taken the five loaves and the two fishes, he looked up to  heaven, and blessed, and brake the loaves, and gave them to his disciples to set before them; and the two fishes divided he among them all.
And they did all eat, and were filled.
And they took up twelve baskets full of the fragments, and of the fishes.   Mark 6:41-43 

And they had a few small fishes: and he blessed, and commanded to set them also before them.   Mark 8:7 

And saw two ships standing by the  lake: but the fishermen were gone out of them, and were washing their nets.   Luke 5:2 

And when they had this done, they inclosed a great multitude of fishes: and their net brake.   Luke 5:6 

For he was astonished, and all that were with him, at the draught of the fishes which they had taken:
And so was also James, and John, the sons of Zebedee, which were partners with Simon. And Jesus said unto Simon, Fear not; from henceforth thou shalt catch men.   Luke 5:9, 10 

But he said unto them, Give ye them to eat. And they said, We have no more but five loaves and two fishes; except we should go and buy meat for all this people.   Luke 9:13 

Then he took the five loaves and the two fishes, and looking up to  heaven, he blessed them, and brake, and gave to the disciples to set before the multitude.   Luke 9:16 

If a son shall ask  bread of any of you that is a father, will he give him a stone? or if he ask a  fish, will he for a  fish give him a serpent?
Or if he shall ask an egg, will he offer him a scorpion?
If ye then, being  evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children: how much more shall your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him?
And he was casting out a  devil, and it was dumb. And it came to pass, when the  devil was gone out, the dumb spake; and the people wondered.   Luke 11:11-14 

And they gave him a piece of a broiled  fish, and of an honeycomb.   Luke 24:42 

There is a lad here, which hath five  barley loaves, and two small fishes: but what are they among so many?
And Jesus said, Make the men sit down. Now there was much  grass in the place. So the men sat down, in number about five thousand.
And Jesus took the loaves; and when he had given thanks, he distributed to the disciples, and the disciples to them that were set down; and likewise of the fishes as much as they would.   John 6:9-11 

Simon Peter saith unto them, I go a fishing. They say unto him, We also go with thee. They went forth, and entered into a ship immediately; and that  night they caught nothing.   John 21:3 

And he said unto them, Cast the net on the right side of the ship, and ye shall find. They cast therefore, and now they were not able to draw it for the multitude of fishes.
Therefore that disciple whom Jesus loved saith unto Peter, It is the Lord. Now when Simon Peter heard that it was the Lord, he girt his fisher's coat unto him, (for he was naked,) and did cast himself into the  sea.
And the other disciples came in a little ship; (for they were not far from land, but as it were two hundred cubits,) dragging the net with fishes.
As soon then as they were come to land, they saw a  fire of  coals there, and  fish laid thereon, and  bread.
Jesus saith unto them, Bring of the  fish which ye have now caught.
Simon Peter went up, and drew the net to land full of great fishes, an hundred and fifty and three: and for all there were so many, yet was not the net broken.
Jesus saith unto them, Come and dine. And none of the disciples durst ask him, Who art thou? knowing that it was the Lord.
Jesus then cometh, and taketh  bread, and giveth them, and  fish likewise.   John 21:6-13 

All  flesh is not the same  flesh: but there is one kind of  flesh of men, another  flesh of beasts, another of fishes, and another of birds.   1 Corinthians 15:39 

  User Comments and Quotes  
Author: Albert Einstein - Id: 1284

"If you judge a  fish on its ability to climb a  tree, it will live its entire life believing it is stupid."

Author: John McCain - Id: 256

Our ability to hunt and  Fish and enjoy the great national treasures of America is something I'd like to preserve.

- Id: 95

The goal: variety, nutrition and flavor.

Author: Donna Nabors - Id: 96

We want foods with lots of texture and different colors

Author: John McCain - Id: 257

We need people who can swim in the  water.

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